May Athletes of the Month: Chris Corchado and Devon Smith

May Athletes of the Month: Chris Corchado and Devon Smith

Max Druckman, Editor

The Patriot Press congratulates lacrosse star Devon Smith and baseball slugger Chris Corchado on being named as the FTHS May Athletes of the Month!

Here are some of Chris’ accomplishments:

  • Batting .415 (27 hits in 65 at-bats) with 8 extra base hits
  • Team-leading 24 RBI with 14 runs scored and 3 stolen bases
  • Instrumental in leading the team to the A-North Division Championship (1st division title in 15 years)

Here’s what Coach Smith had to say about Chris:

“Chris is a co-captain on the team and has been an anchor in the middle of the lineup all season long. He leads the team in many offensive categories which has helped us win the division championship. He has started every game at first base and been a constant positive influence on the team.”

Here are some of Devon’s achievements:

  • Team Captain
  • Led the team with 34 goals and 12 assists this season

Here’s what Coach Acquaviva had to say about Devon:

“Devon is a selfless leader. She has a way of making the entire team feel welcome on the field and took that leadership role right away. She was our captain and really set the tone each time we stepped on the field.”

Congrats to both Chris and Devon on outstanding seasons!